Your electric cooperative belongs to you and the other members it serves. Learn more about the 28 co-ops that service MN and western WI. They’re always happy to help you get the most from your electricity.
Counties served: Rice, Waseca, Steele, Blue Earth, Dodge, Goodhue, Freeborn, Faribault, LeSueur
Year incorporated: 1936
Since its beginning, the cooperative has grown steadily to its present membership of more than 8,000. A growing membership and increased loads created the need for power, lines and facilities. Today, SWCE has more than 1,900 miles of line and 16 substations for its 900-square-mile service territory.